District 12 News


Chester County Band Fest rescheduled

Posted: March 13, 2017 - 3:0 p.m.

Due to the forecasted winter storm, the 2017 Chester County Intermediate Band Fest has been rescheduled for its snow date, March 28. The location and all other aspects of the schedule will remain unchanged.

D12 teacher grants

Posted: February 16, 2017 - 2:15 p.m.

This year PMEA District 12 will be offering to its membership, grants ranging in awards up to $1,000.00 each (a total of $3,000.00 will be awarded this year) to help fund special projects, materials, instruments in your classroom that you may not be able to fund through your school budget. Applications should be sent to Henry Pearlberg (pastpresident@pmea12.org) by March 31, 2017. GRANTS WILL BE AWARDED BY June 9, 2017. Click here to download the grant application.

Festival host rotation

Posted: June 2, 2016 - 10:30 a.m.

A host rotation list has been posted for high school festivals through 2022. Click here to download the list (Updated June 2016).


About PMEA District 12

Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) is an affiliate of the nearly 80,000 member National Association for Music Education (NAfME). PMEA is a service organization to music education in the Commonwealth. The membership includes those engaged in music instruction at all levels, from preschool through college and university, retired educators, as well as those in the music industry. In addition, students enrolled in music education may participate in collegiate chapters and secondary students may participate in Tri-M Honor Society. PMEA provides leadership in professional growth and offers special opportunities for musical development to school students. PMEA District 12 serves the music educators and students of Philadelphia, Delaware and Chester counties.